Weekly roundup May 14 - 20

Articles/Columns

Those Vanishing Streetcar Stops

Tidying the TTC

Two Months On, Brazilians Still Ask: Who Killed Marielle Franco? Americas Quarterly

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My sister is in town today so we took out an extra bike from my shed to ride around town. We went down to Cherry Beach, had lunch at C’est What and visited our grandma.

Total trip distance: 19 km

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Weekly roundup May 7 - 13

Articles/Columns

Why ‘Stories’ Took Over Your Smartphone The Atlantic

A (Probably) Mad King’s Lasting Legacy in Patagonia Americas Quarterly

Minimum Alcohol Pricing is Policy-Based Evidence-Making Adam Smith Institute

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2018 Bike Ride 03

I tuned up my bike today because last time it was squeaky and a bit of a drag to ride. After that, I went to TCAF and out to Left Field for more cans of sour beer (Squeezeplay Plum).

Total trip distance: 14.1 km

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Weekly roundup April 30 - May 6

Articles/Columns

How Uber moves the ‘blue dot’ to improve GPS accuracy in big cities The Verge

Thank You, Toronto The Players’ Tribute

A moving moment in city living Toronto Star

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Weekly roundup April 23-29

Articles/Columns

Tales from the Toronto van attack: The minutes that forever link the victims and bystanders The Globe and Mail

The real lesson from the Toronto van attack isn’t about one hero cop The Washington Post

For the Child of Immigrants, the American Dream Can Be a Nightmare Vogue

The 11 Keys to Keeping the Band Together The Ringer

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2018 Bike Ride 02

Today’s ride was another beer run, but this time out to Bellwoods. It was raining and I foolishly didn’t put on my rain pants so I returned home with soaked jeans. I also stopped by P.G. Clucks for my first amazing fried chicken sandwich and I will be back there for sure.

Total trip distance: 13.8 km

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